Butler Residence Hall

Named for Pierce Butler, a former Newcomb College professor and dean, Butler Residence Hall is an eight-story, co-ed structure which consists of double-occupancy rooms for first-year students.  The Weatherhead desk is open 24/7 to assist residents with key/access issues, security concerns, or additional questions. Contact the Weatherhead desk at 504-865-4120. 


  • Dimensions: 15'-11" x 12'-1"
  • Flooring: Low-pile carpet
  • Download Room Plan (PDF)
  • Includes: height-adjustable Twin XL bed, double-sided memory foam mattress, closet, built-in desk, chair, shelving, dresser and Microfridge (mini fridge/microwave combo)
  • Approximate furniture dimensions:
    • Closet: 7' H x 4' 8" W x 2' D
    • Bed: Twin XL adjusts up to 30" H
    • Built-in Desk:
    • Desk chair: 35"H x 17.5"W x 18"D
    • Dresser: 30"W x 24"D x 20"H
    • Microfridge: 18.625"W x 19.5"D x 43.5"H 


Please note: All residence hall rooms vary slightly in size and layout.